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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1153 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For ADAMS County
Issued at 200 AM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018
GARY*          FAIR      52  49  92 W8        29.87S                  
VALPARAISO     FAIR      51  46  83 W10       29.86S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  51; 6HR MAX TEMP:  53;                                

MICHIGAN CITY* FAIR      52  46  82 W8        29.84S                  
LAPORTE*       FAIR      49  47  93 W9        29.85R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  49; 6HR MAX TEMP:  51;                                

KNOX*          FAIR      50  45  81 W14       29.85S                  
SOUTH BEND     FAIR      45  44  97 W7        29.83S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  45; 6HR MAX TEMP:  50; 6HR PCP:  0.01;                

GOSHEN         FAIR      50  48  93 W16       29.82R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  47; 6HR MAX TEMP:  51; 6HR PCP: TRACE;                

MONTICELLO*    FAIR      50  46  85 SW9       29.88S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  50; 6HR MAX TEMP:  52;                                

LOGANSPORT*    CLOUDY    50  46  87 W14       29.89R                  
ROCHESTER*     CLOUDY    54  46  76 W10G17    29.86S                  
WARSAW*        MOCLDY    50  46  87 W12       29.83S                  
KENDALLVILLE*  CLOUDY    51  45  80 W16       29.81S                  
AUBURN*        CLOUDY    50  46  87 W8        29.82S                  
FORT WAYNE     CLOUDY    51  47  86 W18       29.84S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  50; 6HR MAX TEMP:  52; 6HR PCP: TRACE;                

HUNTINGTON*    CLOUDY    50  46  84 W14       29.85S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  48; 6HR MAX TEMP:  51;                                

PERU/GRISSOM   CLOUDY    52  49  91 W18       29.86F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  50; 6HR MAX TEMP:  52;                                

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 200am EDT, Saturday October 20, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 45 degrees north, near 50 degrees central, and near 51 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 48 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 51 degrees. Winds are from the west at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 15 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the southwest at 8 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 52 degrees at Peru/Grissom AFB and Gary. The lowest temperature is MOCLDY degrees at Warsaw.

Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.

U.S. Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), LSI Heat Index, Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For ADAMS County,IN

442 AM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018 /342 AM CDT Fri Oct 19 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For ADAMS County, IN
Issued at 1228 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

Cloudy early in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. West winds 10 to 20 mph.

Partly cloudy in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Windy. Highs in the lower 50s. West winds 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 40 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers possibly mixed with snow showers through early morning, then mostly clear toward daybreak. Colder. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph through midnight.

Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

Clear. Lows in the lower 30s.

Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 50s.

12-48 Hr ETA Surface, 12-48 Hr ETA 500mb/Sfc, 24 Hr. Comparsion, TWC Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip
NGM 60 Hr Forecast Meteograms: South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville , Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2

Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   OCT 25-29 OCT 27-NOV 2    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below       Normal                                            
 Precipitation:     Normal        Above                                            

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Total Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day, 120-Day

Almanac Information
Saturday October 20, 2018 the 293th Day of Year

Declination -10.680000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 08:01 EDT Set 18:58 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:29 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:35 EDT Ends 19:24 EDT

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy

Yesterday's Highs , Lows
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)

Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
An exceedingly great storm struck eastern New England causing extensive
coastal damage from Massachusetts to Maine, and the highest tide in 47
years. (David Ludlum)
Remnants of Pacific Hurricane Tico caused extensive flooding in central and
south central Oklahoma. Oklahoma City set daily rainfall records with 1.45
inch on the 19th, and 6.28 inches on the 20th. (17th-21st) (The Weather
Cold arctic air invaded the Upper Midwest, and squalls in the Lake Superior
snowbelt produced heavy snow in eastern Ashland County and northern Iron
County of Wisconsin. Totals ranged up to 18 inches at Mellen. In the
western U.S., the record high of 69 degrees at Seattle WA was their
twenty-fifth of the year, their highest number of record highs for any
given year. Bakersfield CA reported a record 146 days in a row with daily
highs 80 degrees or above. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Unseasonably warm weather continued in the western U.S. In California,
afternoon highs of 96 degrees at Redding and Red Bluff were records for the
date. (The National Weather Summary)
Forty-nine cities reported record low temperatures for the date as readings
dipped into the 20s and 30s across much of the south central and
southeastern U.S. Lows of 32 degrees at Lake Charles LA and 42 degrees at
Lakeland FL were records for October, and Little Rock AR reported their
earliest freeze of record. Snow blanketed the higher elevations of Georgia
and the Carolinas. Melbourne FL dipped to 47 degrees shortly before
midnight to surpass the record low established that morning. Showers and
thunderstorms brought heavy rain to parts of the northeastern U.S. Autumn
leaves on the ground clogged drains and ditches causing flooding. Up to
4.10 inches of rain soaked southern Vermont in three days. Flood waters
washed 600 feet of railroad track, resulting in a train derailment. (The
National Weather Summary)(Storm Data)

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